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Theory of Change and Logic Models
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Pirkko Ahonen, Erin Geary, and Kirsten Keene
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U.S. Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation
This tool provides guidance for human service programs on developing a theory of change and a logic model that emphasizes measurability of program outcomes.
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Family Life Education Methodology
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Kasey J. Eickmeyer
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National Center for Family & Marriage Research
This profile documents the change in the first marriage rate between 1990 and 2017 across age groups and by race and ethnicity.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Krista K. Payne
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National Center for Family & Marriage Research
The median age at first marriage in the United States has increased steadily since the mid-20th century. A closer look at this trend.
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Krista K. Payne
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National Center for Family & Marriage Research
In this profile, the median age at first marriage is estimated for the nation and each state by gender for 2017 using 1-year estimates from the ACS.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Valerie J. Schweizer
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National Center for Family & Marriage Research
In 2017, there were slightly more than two marriages for every one divorce in the United States (marriage to divorce ratio = 2.2)
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Internal Dynamics of Families
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Douglas Walton, Samuel Dastrup, and Jill Khadduri
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
This brief explores homeless families' earnings while in an emergency shelter, prior to becoming homeless, and after experiencing homelessness.
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Findings from the National Survey of Early Care and Education
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Rebecca Madill, Tamara Halle, Tracy Gebhart, and Elizabeth Shuey
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Child Trends, Inc.
This report can help guide practices and policies in ECE programs to support teachers’ psychological well-being, and describes potential research studies.
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Family Life Education Methodology
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How Representative are they of Low-Income Hispanic Couples in the United States?
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Maria A. Ramos-Olazagasti; Lina Guzman
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National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families
This brief assesses the extent to which the Supporting Healthy Marriage (SHM) evaluation data set represents the broader U.S. population of Hispanic couples.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Lina Guzman; Maria A. Ramos-Olazagasti; Marta Alvira-Hammond; Emily Miller; Christina Padilla; Renee Ryberg; Claudia Vega
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National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families
This brief examines the capacity of the U.S. to measure, describe, and understand the structure, diversity, complexity, and dynamics of Hispanic family life.
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State Trends in Child Well-Being
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Annie E. Casey Foundation
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Annie E. Casey Foundation
The 2018 Data Book examines trends in child well-being including rankings in key areas of economics, education, health, and family and community factors.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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A Resource Guide for Child Care and Development Fund Lead Agencies
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Monica Rohacek, Amelia Coffey, and Kathryn Stevens
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
A list of selected resources for Child Care and Development Fund lead agencies seeking to build research and evaluation capacity.
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Family Life Education Methodology
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A longitudinal evaluation of KVC's bridging the way home initiative
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Kelly Murphy, Kristin Anderson Moore, Zakia Redd, Karin Malm
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Children and Youth Services Review
This study evaluated the effectiveness of a system-wide reform effort to implement trauma-informed care across a large, private child welfare system.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Lizabeth Malone, Emily Knas, Sara Bernstein, and Lindsay Read Feinberg of Mathematica Policy Research
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, the Administration for Children and Families
This report describes preliminary work in support of an early childhood needs assessment for American Indian and Alaska Native children prenatal to age five.
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Family Health
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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The divorce rate in the U.S. has fallen for the third consecutive year, decreasing to its lowest level in more than 35 years.
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Interpersonal Relationships
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Trends and Statistics
This report, put together by the United Nations Statistics Division, includes analyses of the status of women and men in policy areas of concern.
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Diversity and Inclusion
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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This June 2015 brief examines nonmarital first births reported by fathers aged 15-44.
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This May 2015 report by the Pew Research Center describes childlessness and completed family size among U.S. women near the end of their childbearing years.
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This collection by Mathematica Policy Research and the Williams Institute is based on an assessment conducted to understand human services needs of LGBT people.
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Diversity and Inclusion
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This report provides summaries of major research investments by the OPRE's Division of Family Strengthening [in 2014] along with brief overviews of past projects.
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This brief from the CDC analyzes data from the National Vital Statistics System and the National Survey of Family Growth.
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Internal Dynamics of Families
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Child Trends has developed indicators of flourishing among children and youth for inclusion in national surveys, research studies, and program evaluations.
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This report by the Bureau of Justice Statistics and National Center for Education Statistics provides statistical information on the nature of crime in schools.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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This report is based on a survey of 50 states and the District of Columbia, assessing the coordination of their early childhood data systems.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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This report from Mathematica Policy Research describes the results of a national evaluation of replication of evidence-based home visiting programs.
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